Short stories

Short stories

The Learn English Online Network

Online stories for free. All the books, poems and stories feature a dictionay lok-up facility.


Online Magazine for Learners of English. This publication offers learners of English the opportunity to express and publish their ideas in English to an online audience.

Stories about people (Biographies)

Stories about people in easy-to-understand English. You can read the text and listen to the audio file at the same time.

Myths & Legends

This site is for pupils, teachers and all those who enjoy stories and storytelling.

English Short Stories

Some short stories in English, with vocabulary explanations. They are simple short stories that will help you learn new English vocabulary.

365 ESL Short Stories


This website includes a lot of short stories for ESL students, categorized by level. Moreover, you can listen to the stories while reading.